MOVABLE BOOKS). INTROVA
Introva Draaiboek. (Children's book with movable p ...Bookseller:
Fokas Holthuis, Den Haag, Netherlands$ 50 Buy from: AbeBooks
Hamilton, Alexander]. Cooper, Charles D.
Autograph] Signed Check of Charles D. Cooper, the ...Bookseller:
Kaaterskill Books, ABAA/ILAB, East Jewett, NY, U.S.A.$ 400 Buy from: AbeBooks
The Royal Library, The Hague
Bibliotheca van der Linde-Niemeijeriana: A Catalog ...Bookseller:
The Book Collector, United States$ 200 Buy from: ABAA
Livres reliés en vélin du XVIe au XVIIIe siècle
Ouvrages variés reliés en vélin, provenant d'une collection particulière formée au début du XXe siècle.
Classiques latins - Sciences occultes - Littérature classique - Sciences et Médecine - etc.
Summer 2019 – From Ptolemy to Picasso
We are pleased to announce the arrival of our new Summer 2019 Catalog of fine rare books and historic documents, from antiquity to modernity. Highlights of the catalog include a rare first edition in English of Sir Isaac Newton’s Two Treatises on the Quadrature of Curves, an exquisite Cyrillic document signed by Catherine the Great, an exceedingly rare first edition of the History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark, a deluxe illustrated Ibarra edition of Cervantes’ Don Quixote, a scarce first issue of Bram Stoker’s Dracula, and a first edition of Catch-22 signed by both Joseph Heller and Kurt Vonnegut.[...] Read more
Sciences anciennes & occultes n°152
Catalogue de livres anciens et rares sur les sciences anciennes, les sciences occultes, la médecine, la psychiatrie, le magnétisme, la physique, la chimie, l'alchimie, la philosophie, la franc-maçonnerie, les religions, les jeux, la prestidigitation & les curiosités ...[...] Read more
Summer 2018 – From Hamilton to Huxley
We are pleased to announce the arrival of our Summer 2018 Catalog featuring a fine selection of rare first editions and historic signed documents. Highlights of the catalog include a first and only Latin edition of the monumental Nuremburg Chronicle published in 1493, an exceptionally rare complete set in English of The Works of Aristotle bound by the Bookbinder to the King, a rare second edition of the first part of Don Quixote in English, a rare first edition of Alexander Hamilton’s Refute Against the Charge of Speculation, a first edition of William Faulkner’s 1929 masterpiece The Sound and the Fury, a first edition of Joseph Campbell’s The Hero with a Thousand Faces inscribed by him to fellow author Richard Adams, a rare La Corona cigar partially smoked by Prime Minister Winston S. Churchill accompanied by a photograph of him smoking that very cigar, and a first edition of Lady and the Tramp signed by Walt Disney.[...] Read more
Germany's Rare Book Fair Stuttgart, 24th – 26th January 2020: Growing number of international firms, an expanded events programme and the new Young Collectors' AwardPublished on 06 Jan. 2020
As a Radio 4 documentary about book collectors airs, the Times deputy literary editor, James Marriott, who lives in a room full of volumes, admits to his problem.
In this podcast Sandra has invited collector Benjamin Zucker and looks at their roles and relationship as dealer and collector. While this podcast focusses on the current "Diamonds" exhibition, it also reveals the fascination to collect, the handling of manuscripts and the knowledge needed to deal in historical items.